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Priya S. Verghese, MD

Physician

(612) 365-6777

Specialties: Nephrology, Pediatric

Professional History

Board Certification

  • American Board of Pediatrics

Professional Education

  • MBBS - Manipal University Kasturba Medical College
    Manipal
    1999

Residency

  • Residency - University of Chicago Graduate Medical Education
    Chicago
  • Fellowship - University of Washington
    Seattle
    2009

Contact Information

Primary Location:

University of Minnesota Nephrology
2450 Riverside AVE S MB 680
Minneapolis, MN 55454
(612) 365-6777

Personal Biography

Priya Vergese, MD is a pediatric nephrologist with the University of Minnesota and Children's Hospitals of Minnesota. Having been born and brought up in the United States for the early years of her life, moving to India with at the impressionable age of ten and a profound impact on her career choice. She secured admission into one of the India's top five medical Colleges on merit and then pursed a pediatric residency at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She then moved to Seattle where she completed a pediatric nephrology fellowship and subsequent transplant fellowship at the University of Washington while simultaneously earning a degree in the masters of Public Health in Epidemiology. She moved to Minnesota in July 2009 and is currently pursing her research interests in Kidney transplantation in children while her clinical interests include all acute and chronic kidney disorders in children. She is actively involved in teaching medical students, residents and fellows. During her spare time, Priya loves spending time with her husband and their 2 daughters.